Monday, May 19, 2008

The moon above

Is the moon tired? She looks so pale
Within her misty veil:
She scales the sky from east to west,
And takes no rest.

Before the coming of the night
The moon shows papery white;
Before the dawning of the day
She fades away.

Christina Rossetti (1830-1894)
Click on picture to enlarge. Photograph© 2008 James Jordan.

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